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People watching on the Chonggyechon River

Seoul

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Paris

Eurostar is a high speed passenger trains that goes...

Bus 18

Jerusalem

Jerusalem is an easy city to know, but one...

Friendliest People on the Island are at Jeramiah's Guest House

Caye Caulker

Jeramiah's is a basic guesthouse. Clean rooms with decent...

If you want to stay warm at the top, take a bottle of Ouzo

Litochoro

We arrived in Litochoro only after our plans to...

Top Party hostel in Greece

Corfu

The top party hostel in Greece is the Pink...

Brazos River Canoe Trip, near Mineral Wells, TX

Dallas

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